in full flight

in full flight

Fleeing as quickly as someone or something can. The crook was in full flight, but the police are determined to find him.
See also: flight, full
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

in full flight

fleeing at great speed; escaping rapidly. The robbers were in full flight before the bank manager even called the sheriff.
See also: flight, full
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

in full flight

escaping as rapidly as possible.
1938 Life A week later General Cedillo was reported in full flight through the bush, with Federal troops hot on his heels.
See also: flight, full
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